How to save water

#WaterCrisis ideas and tips from News24 readers

2018-01-31 13:57

News24 users have flooded our inbox with #WaterCrisis tips, ideas and potential solutions. Get some creative water saving inspiration from your fellow readers here!

Restaurants and the water crisis: Your water-wise guide to eating out

2018-02-09 13:57

As Cape Town draws nearer to #DayZero, here are simple ways you and your family can be more water savvy when going out to restaurants. Read more...

10 Excellent water saving tips from an eco-conscious restaurateur and chef

2018-01-22 06:30

Running a restaurant? Check out these 10 ways to keep your establishment water wise.

Can you survive on 50 Litres of water a day? Here’s how to try

2018-01-19 10:39

For many of those in the Western Cape, Day Zero looms like a heavy cloud (excuse the pun). We urge residents to do everything they can to save water while there is still time.

20 Waterless recipes that will ensure you save every drop in your kitchen

2018-01-23 11:27

Capetonians - reduce the amount of H2O you're cooking with and try a recipe that's 'water-free'! Pin this list and send it to a friend or neighbour.


This whole family of 4 + their 3 pets only use 49 Litres of water for the day! Here’s how…

2018-02-08 05:30

In Tanja Spykerman’s household, using less than 50 litres of water per person per day – as required by Cape Town’s Level 6b water restrictions – is a breeze!

8 easy ways you can save water at home

2016-12-05 16:27

Want to do your bit to help? These tips will allow you to make a difference in your small way.

Want a drought-conscious kitchen? Swap your cooking methods

2018-01-22 14:09

It's easy to re-use your kitchen water for plants, cleaning and flushing the toilet, but can you challenge yourself to cook using no water at all?

#DayZero: here are a few water-saving beauty tips

2018-01-23 15:47

A looming #dayzero means people have to do everything in their power to save water

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